Adil Abrar - Chairman and Managing Director
Adil's early career was spent working in advertising and digital marketing with global brands like Sony PlayStation. He spent a career-defining stint at Amnesty UK, creating everything from BAFTA nominated TV shows to technology that combatted online censorship.
In 2010, he set up of Sidekick Studios, an innovation consultancy, that helps large organisations act like startups.
He is also the Founder of Buddy, a software tool to help therapists support people with anxiety and depression. And because two companies isn't enough, Adil is the co-founder of The Amazings, a marketplace for retired adults to sell their skills and experiences to their local community.
His passion is using the startup process to solve problems that really matter.